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New Head of Stewardship

New Head of Stewardship

Posted May 22, 2023

We are pleased to announce that Sheila Stefani has joined our Responsible Investment Team as Head of Stewardship this week. Sheila, who has extensive experience in ESG research and active stewardship, brings with her a wealth of knowledge on responsible investment and corporate governance issues. She has a strong background in developing engagement strategies in[…]

LGPS Central Hosts Virtual Responsible Investment Summit with Industry Experts and Partner Funds 

LGPS Central Hosts Virtual Responsible Investment Summit with Industry Experts and Partner Funds 

Posted March 10, 2023

This week, LGPS Central held its Responsible Investment Summit, bringing together industry experts to discuss climate change, human rights, greenwashing, investing in China, biodiversity, and more.   The Summit welcomed 15 experts and nearly 100 delegates from the Pools’ eight Partner Funds. The event included presentations, breakout sessions, and interactive Q&A opportunities, all of which were[…]

LGPS Central call for an additional Active Global Equity Manager for Global Equities Fund

LGPS Central call for an additional Active Global Equity Manager for Global Equities Fund

Posted March 9, 2023

We are delighted to announce that we are inviting applications from Quality focused Global Active Equity Managers for our LGPS Central Global Equity Active Multi-Manager Fund. The successful strategy will be added to the existing sub-fund of the Authorised Contractual Scheme (ACS). It is expected that the new manager will be funded towards the middle[…]

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Posted March 8, 2023

Happy International Women’s Day from everyone here at LGPS Central! We are proud to boast a 60/40 split in gender across our organisation (50/50 split across our Non-Executive Directors) and a BAME (Black, Asian and minority ethnic) population of 46% with 15 different cultures represented within our workforce of 81 people. Chair of our Board,[…]

An Engagement Update from LGPS Central : Shell

An Engagement Update from LGPS Central : Shell

Posted February 17, 2023

ClientEarth recently announced the filing of a novel legal claim against the Board of Directors at Shell. This derivative claim states that the Board is mismanaging climate risk, evidenced by an insufficient Energy Transition Strategy and a fundamental misalignment with the goals of the Paris Agreement. The claim states that this mismanagement will have a[…]

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

Posted February 3, 2023

On [the eve of] World Cancer Day, as a disease that impacts many of us, we wanted to take a moment to offer our support to efforts in raising awareness of the great work that goes on in research for the prevention of cancer, and access to treatment. World Cancer Day aims to raise worldwide[…]

Investment outlook for 2023

Investment outlook for 2023

Posted January 26, 2023

Investment Outlook from LGPS Central Across a Range of Asset Classes for 2023. With a wealth of investment expertise at LGPS Central, it’s always enlightening to hear the collective perspectives of our team on what the future may hold. As we move into 2023 everyone at LGPS Central remains committed to doing their upmost to[…]

LGPS Central announces search for an Active Emerging Market Equity Manager

LGPS Central announces search for an Active Emerging Market Equity Manager

Posted December 20, 2022

We are delighted to announce that we are inviting applications from Emerging Market Equity Managers, with a focus on relative company valuations, for our LGPS Central Emerging Markets Equity Active Multi-Manager Fund. The successful strategy will be added to the existing sub-fund of the ACS. It is expected that the new manager will be funded[…]

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